Definition of engaged tone
: a sound that tells a caller on a telephone that the line is already in use I keep getting the engaged tone.
Word by Word Definitions
: involved in activity : occupied, busy
: pledged to be married : betrothed
: greatly interested : committed
: vocal or musical sound of a specific quality
: musical sound with respect to timbre and manner of expression
: a sound of definite pitch and vibration
: to give a particular intonation or inflection to
: to impart tone to : strengthen
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